Melissa Ferrick

Loading Events

« All Events

Opener: Gracie and Rachel

June 28 @ 8:00 pm $25

Emotionally charged lyrics, powerfully driven guitar work
Melissa Ferrick

Regarded in the industry and by their peers as one of the most prolific and hardworking artists in the business. Melissa Ferrick has released seventeen albums over the last twenty-five years and has won numerous awards for songwriting, production, and performance. She has shared the stage with Morrissey, Joan Armatrading, Weezer, Tegan and Sara, Mark Cohen, Paul Westerberg, Bob Dylan, John Hiatt, Ani DiFranco, k.d. Lang, Suzanne Vega, Shawn Colvin, and many others.

Signed to Atlantic Records in 1992 at the age of 21, Melissa released her debut and sophomore albums on Atlantic after opening for Morrissey in the U.S. and UK. In 2000, Melissa launched the nationally distributed independent record label Right On Records. She is currently working with the venerable Kill Rock Stars Records.

Besides their work in the music industry, Melissa is a Professor of the Practice at Northeastern University in the Music Department. She teaches courses in the music business, songwriting, production, and performance. From 2013 – to 2019, Melissa was an Associate Professor of Songwriting at Berklee College of Music. She holds an Ed.M from Harvard University.

Brooklyn-based violin and piano duo Gracie and Rachel opens.


June 28 2024
Doors Open:
7:30 PM
Show Starts:
8:00 pm
Buy Tickets:
Buy tickets online
Buy tickets in person
Event Genres:
Seating Chart:
view seating chart


The Ark
316 S. Main
Ann Arbor, MI 48104 United States
+ Google Map
(734) 761-1818
View Venue Website